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Ship Wreck - Parker

This ship was a liberty ship sunk as a part of the artificial reef program in 1974. She currently lies 1.5 miles off the Atlantic Beach coastline in 60 feet of water. The top deck of the ship sits in 60 feet of water. Due to the location of this wreck being so close to the shoreline, it is a seldom visited dive site.

  • Name: Parker
  • Date Sank: June 1974
  • Type: Freighter
  • Depth: 60 feet
  • Length: 441 feet
  • Penetration: Yes, through Stern section
  • Skill Level: Novice
  • Sharks: Sometimes, Bull & Sand Tigers